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in·fi·del  audio  (nf-dl, -dl) KEY 

NOUN:
  1. An unbeliever with respect to a particular religion, especially Christianity or Islam.
  2. One who has no religious beliefs.
  3. One who doubts or rejects a particular doctrine, system, or principle.

ETYMOLOGY:
Middle English infidele, from Old French, from Latin nfidlis, disloyal : in-, not ; see in-1 + fidlis, faithful (from fids, faith; see bheidh- in Indo-European roots)


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